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CoEPP News & Events

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10.00 AM

A 2018 Chancellor's Prize will be awarded to Dr Rebecca Leane for her PhD thesis entitled 'Phenomenology of particle dark matter'.

Fri, 1 Jun 2018 2.15 PM

"A Giant Leap In Scientific Knowldge"

Scientists at a conference in Fukuoka, Japan discussing possible Japanese particle physics projects to complement the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland, are calling for a prompt realisation of the International Linear Collider (ILC). 



Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10.15 AM

A new stage of operation of the SuperKEKB electron-positron collider, with a brand new positron damping ring and the Belle II detector. Electron and positron beams will soon begin colliding soon for the first time in 8 years, since the previous KEKB collider ceased its operations in 2010.


Dr Graham White
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 3.45 PM

The 2017 Robert Street Doctoral Prize in Physics will be awarded to Dr Graham White for his PhD thesis entitled 'Aspects of particle cosmology with an emphasis on baryogenesis'. 

Thu, 9 Nov 2017 9.45 AM

ICFA supports 250-GeV International Linear Collider and encourages its realisation

Physics News

When she set out to hunt the invisable stuff that glues the universe together, Professor Elisabetta Barberio did not expect where the main roadblock would be.

Full article published 5 August 2018 is accessible here.

When Stephen Hawking postulated in the mid-1970s that black holes leak radiation, slowly dissolving like aspirin in a glass of water, he overturned a core tenet of the Universe.

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On 26 February, the Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, Peter Cosgrove met with Fabiola Gianotti and Geoff Taylor at CERN.

Advanced linear-accelerator (linac) technology developed at CERN and elsewhere will be used to develop a new generation of compact X-ray free-electron lasers (XFELs)

How much CERN costs to run measured in cappucinos, and other facts you might have missed...